A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775
A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775
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A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775

Estimate: 4,000 - 6,000 USD

Lot Sold:12,500USD

Lot Details

Description

A WEDGWOOD AND BENTLEY BLACK BASALT TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1775


of amphora form with two high acanthus-leaf-molded handles terminating in ram's head mask terminals, a continuous foliate garland suspended from the horns, decorated in relief with oval medallions, applied medallions embossed WEDGWOOD & BENTLEY: ETRURIA..

Height 16⅛ in.

40.9 cm

Condition Report

In overall good appearance.

The knop of the cover has been restored at the terminal.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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